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Austin Code Department

Austin Code makes sure city codes and ordinances are met so Austin continues to be a safe and livable city. We do this by educating, collaborating and partnering with neighborhoods, businesses, nonprofits and other City of Austin departments.

For general code questions or case updates, call Code Connect at (512) 974-2633. To report a possible code violation, call Austin 3-1-1. Remember, you can always call anonymously.

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To build a safer and greater Austin together through code education, collaboration, and enforcement.


José G. Roig

Director, Code Department

City of Austin


José G. Roig began as Director effective November 23, 2020. José has worked with the City since 2007 and served as an Assistant Director for Austin Code Department where he oversaw all field operations. Prior to this role, José served within the Development Services Department (DSD) as Building Official. Learn more about José.